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June 16, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Some Kentucky disaster survivors may be wondering if accepting Commonwealth and federal disaster assistance grants will cause them to lose Social Security benefits, pay additional income taxes, or change their eligibility for income-based benefit programs. The answer is no.
June 14, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Disaster Recovery Center in McCracken County will close permanently on Friday, June 17 at 7 p.m., officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today. Closing Date:Friday, June 17  at 7 p.m.
June 14, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Disaster Recovery Centers in Henderson and Crittenden counties will close permanently on Thursday, June 16 at 7 p.m., officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today. Closing Date:Thursday, June 16, at 7 p.m.
June 14, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Disaster Recovery Center in Boyd County will close permanently on Friday, June 17 at 7 p.m., officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today. Closing Date:Friday, June 17 at 7 p.m.
June 13, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Even though Disaster Recovery Centers are closing and fewer blue-clad Community Relations specialists are knocking on doors in counties affected by the recent severe storms, tornadoes and floods,  help from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) remains just a phone call away. FEMA's toll free Helpline allows Kentucky residents to talk one-to-one with knowledgeable recovery specialists about ongoing disaster-related needs and questions seven days a week.
June 10, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Less than one month after being designated for Individual Assistance, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Commonwealth of Kentucky have approved more than $6.5 million in assistance to Kentucky residents affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from April 22 to May 20. Approved funds may be used to assist residents as they repair their damaged homes, replace uninsured personal property and find temporary housing following the disaster.
June 10, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice
June 10, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Homeowners, renters and business owners in four additional Kentucky counties are now eligible for federal assistance to help recover from the effects of the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that struck the Commonwealth from April 22 to May 20. The counties designated today for assistance are Carroll, Carlisle, Fulton and Johnson. These four counties join 17 other Kentucky counties where residents who sustained damages should register with FEMA to start the federal disaster aid process.
June 9, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Disaster Recovery Centers in Marshall and McLean counties will close permanently on Tuesday, June 14 at 7 p.m., officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today. Closing Date:Tuesday, June 14, at 7 p.m.
June 9, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Disaster Recovery Center in Paducah, McCracken County, is changing its hours. The center, operated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), will now be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.

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